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KudakkalluParambu is a prehistoric megalithic burial site situated in Chermanangad of Thrissur District of Kerala. The site is lateritic and has 69 megalithic monuments spread over a small area dating back to 2000 BC. Different types of burials are in this area includes Topikkallu, Kudakkallu, multiple hood stones and stone circles. The largest Kudakkallu has 270 cm in height from the apex to the middle base, which is 150 cm long while the other measures 210 cm x 130 cm above the ground. Out of nine, one Thoppikkallu was excavated and it yielded three pots without any bone remains. Excavation conducted here in 2010-12 unearthed some funerary findings including urns in red ware, bowls of russet coated ware, vase and bowls of black and red ware, one copper bowl, iron implements and few bone pieces. The site is a protected monument and under the control of Archaeological Survey of India since 1951. KudakkalluParambu is a prehistoric megalithic burial site situated in Chermanangad of Thrissur District of Kerala. The site is lateritic and has 69 megalithic monuments spread over a small area dating back to 2000 BC. Different types of burials are in this area includes Topikkallu, Kudakkallu, multiple hood stones and stone circles. The largest Kudakkallu has 270 cm in height from the apex to the middle base, which is 150 cm long while the other measures 210 cm x 130 cm above the ground. Out of nine, one Thoppikkallu was excavated and it yielded three pots without any bone remains. Excavation conducted here in 2010-12 unearthed some funerary findings including urns in red ware, bowls of russet coated ware, vase and bowls of black and red ware, one copper bowl, iron implements and few bone pieces. The site is a protected monument and under the control of Archaeological Survey of India since 1951. Location:• Located 28 km from Thrissur• Located 8 km from Kunnamkulam